After President George Weah delivered his third annual State of the Nation Address on Monday, January 27, the Collaborating Political Parties (comprising of the All Liberian Party, the Alternative National Congress, Liberty Party, and Unity Party), issued a response. The response was delivered by Alexander B. Cummings, the political leader of the Alternative National Congress, on January 28.
OP-ED: Why the Weah Step-Down Protest is Undemocratic and Unconstitutional
Liberia is still wiping off the dust from the more than 14 years of uncivil war. The years of bloodbath destroyed the entire nationâ€™s economy and is still having its toll today â€“ this is why a political machination in the form of the â€˜Weah Step Down Campaignâ€™ that seeks to dethrone a government is frightening.
NEC Withholds Certification of Cape Mountâ€™s Senator-Elect to Adjudicate Electoral Complaint
The National Elections Commission has withheld the certification of Grand Cape Mountâ€™s senator-elect until it has adjudicated a complaint filed by Unity Party in the October 5 senatorial by-election.
Voter Apathy Characterizes Cape Mountâ€™s Senatorial By-Election
Citizens of Grand Cape Mount voted on Saturday in a senatorial by-election to elect a replacement for the late Senator Edward Dagoseh.
Cummingsâ€™ ANC Withdraws Candidate in Cape Mountâ€™s Senatorial By-Election
The Alternative National Congress of former presidential candidate Alexander Cummings has announced a decision to withdraw its candidate, Samuel Taylor, from the upcoming senatorial by-election in Grand Cape Mount.
Weahâ€™s Reform Proposal to Abolish By-Elections in Referendum Receives Mixed Reactions
At the official opening of a special presidential retreat held at the Farmington Hotel over the weekend, President George Weah appealed to members of the National Legislature to approve eight revised propositions for referendum to amend the 1986 constitution.
NEC Declares Abraham Dillon Winner of Montserrado Senatorial Election
Following final official tally of votes in the senatorial by-election in Montserado, the National Elections Commission on Friday, August 2, declared Abraham Darius Dillon of the opposition Liberty Party winner of the July 29 senatorial elections in Montserrado.
What Happened to Yesterdayâ€™s Protest
Yesterday, a planned protest organized by the Council of Patriots seemed to go astray amid a gathering of a small group of protesters near Capitol Hill without the presence of their leaders. The dayâ€™s events later got complicated, as rioting sprouted on Tubman Boulevard, causing major traffic.